04 Nov 2011
Bihar, which not long back held the dubious distinction of being one of the most unsafe places for females as well as males, has finally broke the shackles to wake up on the issue of women safety. With the aim to set up one Mahila Thana in each district, the Cabinet has approved 40 Women police stations for the state.
04 Apr 2016
Lucknow: BJP state Mahila Morcha chief Madhu Mishra was today expelled from the party for six years over a controversial statement made by her in Aligarh recently.
06 Apr 2015
Patna: Union Human Resources Development Minister Smriti Irani on Sunday appealed to women to play a key role in the Assembly polls due later this year like Lord Krishna did in Mahabharata.
09 Oct 2011
Getting employed before birth… Sounds bizarre!!!! Ironically, this is the way things have been going at Mahila Mahavidyala at Janakpur for past many years. The startling fact was brought to surface through Right to Information Act. On being exposed, the college management committee and teachers have remained tight-lipped on the paradoxical issue.
15 Nov 2014
Vadodara: Bhartiya Mahila Bank (BMB) chairperson and Managing Director Usha Ananthasubramanian Saturday inaugurated its new branch here, the second in Gujarat.
12 Nov 2014
Jaipur: Attacking the BJP government for failing to provide security to women, Rajasthan Mahila Congress on Wednesday said it will send a seven-membered team to Thuravad village in Rajsamand on Thursday to prepare a report on the incident where a woman was allegedly paraded half-naked.
11 Apr 2015
Bengaluru: Bharatiya Mahila Bank on Saturday said it is targeting to have 150 branches across the country by the end of the current fiscal.
05 Apr 2016
Lucknow: Charging BJP with having a non-serious attitude towards Dalits, BSP supremo Mayawati today claimed the action taken against state Mahila Morcha chief Madhu Mishra was an 'eyewash' ahead of Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls.
22 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Scores of Mahila Congress workers on Friday staged protest against Union Minister Arun Jaitley's "small rape incident" remark and demanded an apology saying he has insulted the entire female fraternity of the country.
01 Jun 2016
New Delhi: Members of a women's rights group have sought the support of the National Commission for Women (NCW) to abolish the practice of 'triple talaq', terming it as an "un-Quranic" practice.